Tickets for Colorado Ballet's 2014-2015 Season Are On Sale Now
Single tickets went on sale today for Colorado Ballet's 54th season, which will include A Midsummer Night's Dream,Dracula, The Nutcracker and Ballet MasterWorks at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House and Peter and the Wolf at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts.
The season opens with A Midsummer Night's Dream, September 26-October 5, 2014. This enchanting ballet inspired by Shakespeare's classic is filled with mischief, romance and comedy. A Midsummer Night's Dream features choreography by Christopher Wheeldon and a musical score by Felix Mendelssohn, performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra and the Colorado Children's Chorale.
Back by popular demand, Colorado Ballet will perform a spine-tingling Halloween presentation of Dracula, October 31-November 2, 2014. Dracula features choreography by Michael Pink and music by Philip Feeney, performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. The ballet inspired by Bram Stoker's Gothic horror includes seductive vampires, frightening mental patients and the king of the undead himself, Count Dracula.
The season continues with Colorado Ballet's 54th annual production of The Nutcracker, November 29 through December 27, 2014. The Nutcracker features unforgettable characters, dazzling costumes, onstage blizzards, timeless choreography and Tchaikovsky's extraordinary arrangement performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. This enchanting holiday adventure will transport audiences to a magical world of awe and wonder.
Colorado Ballet presents Ballet MasterWorks, February 20-March 1, 2015. This collection of works from the masters of music and dance will showcase the dancers' artistry and athleticism, highlighted by powerful live music performed by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. Ballet MasterWorks includes Concerto Barocco, by choreographer George Balanchine and music by Johann Sebastian Bach; Fancy Free, choreographed by Jerome Robbins with music by Leonard Bernstein; and a work to be announced. Colorado Ballet first performed a Ballet MasterWorks production in 2013.